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Frederick Maurice Merrill, Sr.

February 8, 1971 ~ July 15, 2020 (age 49)

Obituary

Mr. Frederick Merrill, Sr., age 49, passed away Wednesday, July 15, 2020.

Drive Through Viewing will be Monday, July 20, 2020 from 4 PM to 6 PM at the funeral home.

Graveside service will be held on Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at 1 PM at Sandville Baptist Church Cemetery, 431 County Road 40 Eufaula, Alabama 36027.

Frederick Merrill was born February 8, 1971 and departed this earthly life on July 15, 2020 at home in Dothan, Alabama after an extended illness.  He was the oldest of two siblings born to Willie Wright and to the late Easter Wright.

Frederick accepted Christ at an early age and became a member of the Alabama Avenue Baptist Church in Dothan, Alabama.

Frederick received his general education through the Alabama Education System in 1993.

For many years, Frederick worked in the general labor field.  He was known for being a well-versed handyman and mechanic to the family before his health declined.

Frederick was united in Holy Matrimony to Tina Lacey Merrill in Opp, Alabama in 1998, and to this union one daughter and one daughter were born; and he gained a daughter and a son.

He was preceded in death by his mother: Easter Wright; mother-in-law: Louis Lacey; grandparents: Reverend JC Wright, Mr. Tea Merrill and Mrs. Lucinda Merrill.

Frederick's legacy will be forever embedded in the hearts of his father: Willie Wright; sisters: Louwanda Wright and Tammy Wright; daughters: Annetris Ware and Kadejah Merrill; sons: Khiry Lacey and Frederick Merrill, Jr.; grandchildren: A'Milyon Lacey, Jazzlyn Merrill, Kyn'Leigh Lacey and Nirvana Dunlap; and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins. Thomas Family, Merrill Family, Wright Family and friends.

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Services

Drive through viewing
Monday
July 20, 2020

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Scott's Chapel Hill Mortuary
814 Headland Avenue
Dothan, AL 36303

Graveside Service
Tuesday
July 21, 2020

1:00 PM
Sandville Baptist Church
431 County Road 40
Eufaula, AL 36027

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